Birzman Swift mini pump review

One of the best pumps of its size

Our rating 
4.0 out of 5 star rating 4.0
£20.00 RRP
Birzman Swift mini pump

Our review

Reasonably efficient, great ergonomics and an excellent all-round package
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The Taiwanese outfit Birzman has a reputation for innovative, high-quality tools, and it has delivered again with its Swift mini pump.

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It’s just 19cm long and weighs a mere 97g, but its performance is very impressive. After 200 strokes you’ll get a road tyre up to about 60psi, and around 100psi after around 400 strokes. The plastic handle doesn’t feel quite as durable as some metal-handled pumps, though the massive metal chuck is a screw-on chunk of reassuring toughness and solidity, and sits at the end of a 12.5cm rubber hose. But that plastic does have one very distinct advantage – when the pressure mounts it doesn’t get anywhere near as hot as metal will do, which helps with the action.

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Good things don’t always come in small packages, but in this case that cliché holds true.

Product Specifications

Product

Name Swift (15)
Brand Birzman

Description Weight: 97g, Length: 19cm, Stroke: 12.5cm, Pressure at 200 strokes: 55-65psi